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From batteries to bikinis, a look at what’s in the queue for 3D printers.
Can electronics makers collect and share your data without your consent?
Experts discuss the military and commercial applications of increasingly sophisticated drones.
A pill-sized implant turns thought into action for two individuals paralyzed by stroke.
Researchers describe an portable fluorescent microscope they've built using a cell phone and inexpensive parts.
The nautilus, the “living fossil” of cephalopods, can uncover the origins of the...
Could a stash of ancient bones be the work of a giant cephalopod?
In less than a second, cephalopods can change the color, pattern and shape of th...
Biologist Sarah Zylinski studies how cuttlefish see the world by looking at thei...
\tWith its heavy outer shell, weak vision, and primitive brain, the nautilus lacks much of the excitement of the more flashy and cunning cephalopods. Yet a series of experiments by evolutionary biologists Dr. Jennifer Basil and Robyn Crook involving fish juice, blue lights, and mazes dispels the notion that this ancient species is incapable of basic learning and throws into question the origins of cephalopods' intellectual prowess.